ISBN 9781405170024,Introduction to Sociological Theory

Introduction to Sociological Theory



Wiley Black Publisher

Publication Year 2009

ISBN 9781405170024

ISBN-10 1405170026


Number of Pages 576 Pages
Language (English)
Combining carefully chosen primary quotes with extensive discussion and everyday illustrative examples, this book provides an in-depth introduction to classical and contemporary theory. Uses a wide range of newspaper examples to illustrate the relevance to sociological theory Contains excerpts from theorists' primary texts Includes chapter-specific glossaries of all theoretical concepts discussed in the book Short biographies and historical timelines of significant events provide context to various theorists' ideas Incorporates a range of pedagogical features Supporting website includes multiple choice and essay questions, PowerPoint slides, a quotation bank, and other background materials